Ms. Hodaj has broad experience in commercial real estate transactions, including acquisition and disposition of property, leasing, and financing. She performs due diligence, assists with commercial closing transactions, and reviews contracts, loan documents, title commitments, disclosures, and surveys. In addition, Ms. Hodaj assists with land use applications and review of municipal ordinances.
Ms. Hodaj served as an intern for the U.S Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), where she focused on violations involving digital assets, initial coin offerings and cryptocurrencies, and trading on the basis of hacked non-public information.
She initially obtained her degree in Civil Law from the University of Tirana (Albania) and served as a commercial real estate paralegal while completing her J.D. at Rutgers Law School.
Rutgers Law School (J.D.)
- Staff Editor, Rutgers Business Law Review
Montclair State University (B.A., magna cum laude)
Faculty of Law, University of Tirana (LL.M., Civil Law)
Faculty of Law, University of Tirana (J.D. equivalent, magna cum laude)
State of New Jersey
Volunteer, Newark Housing Coalition, 2020 – 2021
Intern, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, New York, NY, May 2021 – September 2022
Law Clerk, McCarter & English, LLP, Newark, NJ, October 2020 – September 2022
Clinical Law Student, Rutgers Law Entrepreneurship Clinic, Newark, NJ, January 2021 – May 2021
Commercial Real Estate Paralegal, Rubin & Dombeck, LLC, Teaneck, NJ, December 2017 – December 2020
Intern, Prime & Tuvel, LLC, Hackensack, NJ, May 2019 – September 2019